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A Cathedral of Books

A Cathedral of Books
Today I have discovered my new favourite bookshop and it’s going to take some beating! For somewhere so local, it is criminal that I have never been to Banbury’s Books and Ink before – they’ve been there for 12 years… Continue reading
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Tea and Books

Yesterday, after finishing our epic 12½ mile walk, Emma and I went with Helen, Nick and Lily for lunch at the new Wee Bookshop and Cafe in Chinnor. It’s purpose is to raise money and awareness for bladder cancer but…

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The Burning of eBooks

Overheard in an independent bookshop: Customer: Do you have Ray Bradbury’s Farenheit 451 Bookseller: Of course. Isn’t that the temperature at which Kindles burn? Not actually an exchange that I overheard, or exactly a true transcript of the conversation, but…

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